packer


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pack·er

 (păk′ər)
n.
1. One that packs: a packer of boxes in a warehouse.
2. One whose occupation is the processing and packing of wholesale goods, usually meat products: meat packers.

packer

(ˈpækə)
n
1. (Commerce) a person or company whose business is to pack goods, esp food: a meat packer.
2. a person or machine that packs
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.packer - a workman employed to pack things into containerspacker - a workman employed to pack things into containers
working man, working person, workingman, workman - an employee who performs manual or industrial labor
2.packer - a wholesaler in the meat-packing businesspacker - a wholesaler in the meat-packing business
jobber, middleman, wholesaler - someone who buys large quantities of goods and resells to merchants rather than to the ultimate customers
3.packer - a hiker who wears a backpackpacker - a hiker who wears a backpack  
hiker, tramper, tramp - a foot traveler; someone who goes on an extended walk (for pleasure)
Translations
pakkerverpakker

packer

[ˈpækəʳ] Nempacador(a) m/f

packer

[ˈpækər] n
(= person) → emballeur/euse m/f, conditionneur/euse m/f
(= company) → conditionneur m

packer

nPacker(in) m(f); he’s a very untidy packerer packt sehr unordentlich

packer

[ˈpækəʳ] n (person) → imballatore/trice; (machine) → imballatrice f
References in classic literature ?
When George is hanged, Harris will be the worst packer in this world; and I looked at the piles of plates and cups, and kettles, and bottles and jars, and pies, and stoves, and cakes, and tomatoes, &c.
You're a pretty quick packer, I hope,' said Mr Boffin; 'because the sooner you are gone, bag and baggage, the better for all parties.
Expert and reliable packers and movers were engaged to convey the furniture, carpets, pictures --everything movable, in short--to places of security.
The packers might own the land, but he claimed the landscape, and there was no one to say nay to this.
But Ponas Jokubas whispered maliciously that the visitors did not see any more than the packers wanted them to.
A certain man named Gregory, who was foreman of the packers, and another named Tipp, who was the carman, and wore a red jacket, used to address me sometimes as 'David': but I think it was mostly when we were very confidential, and when I had made some efforts to entertain them, over our work, with some results of the old readings; which were fast perishing out of my remembrance.
At the close of the day's work the boss of the packers would come around and put "18" on each of our barrels, and I soon learned to recognize that figure wherever I saw it, and after a while got to the point where I could make that figure, though I knew nothing about any other figures or letters.
Across the rubble-covered flats, up the dark canyon to Sheep Camp, past the over-hanging and ever-threatening glaciers to the Scales, and from the Scales up the steep pitches of ice-scoured rock where packers climbed with hands and feet, Old Tarwater camp-cooked and packed and sang.
15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Daniel Kramer, the son of Packer great Jerry Kramer, is in the final week of his fund-raising campaign to self-publish his coffee-table photography book of the Green Bay Packers 1996-97 Super Bowl season.
According to a recent publication by Transparency Market Research (TMR), the global packer industry is expected to grow at a 9.
The Packers struggle mirrors that of star quarterback Aaron Rodgers, who had his worst passing game as a Packer in recent memory.